All posts tagged "birth plan"
I Want To Deliver Like A Movie Character
My toes will be perfectly painted and nary a leg hair will be seen as I pant and...
It’s Not Weird To Let Your Kids Watch You Give Birth
Deciding who will be present when you give birth is an important and personal decision, and most people...
Executing Your Birth Plan: Expectations Vs. Reality
Making a birth plan is a great way to help make the 40 weeks go by faster and...
Turning My Breech Baby With External Version Was A Painful Waste Of Time
Pregnancy is full of warnings that you are about to say goodbye to control. The timing of conception,...
7 Ways I Failed My Birthing Class
Like many terrified women pregnant with twins, I signed up for my local hospital's "Preparing for Multiples" birthing...
The Only Birth Plan You’ll Ever Need
1. If at any time myself or my husband start to cry and/or hyperventilate at the thought that...
Birthzilla Better Not Become A Real Trend
Popping a baby out of your hoo-ha doesn't make you irrational, judgy, and downright mean. Most of the...
How The Homebirth Movement Failed Me
Nobody knew I was in deep mourning and drowning in shame. I felt discarded by my midwife. I...
Emily Henderson, HGTV Star, Brings The Realness With Awesome “Birth Plan”
I love love love love interior designer and stylist Emily Henderson. I became aware of her through her awesome...
Bring On The Epidural: Labor Lasts Longer For Today’s Moms
When I hear stories from my mother's generation about childbirth – how so few women were offered
Labor (Pains) Day: My Husband Fainted In The Delivery Room
I was upstaged while giving birth to my daughter. I’d heard of dads trying to take center stage...
Welcome To Mommy Land. Control Freaks, Stay Out!
Now that I’m deep in mommy land, I don’t often think about my pregnancies. When I see someone...